# How do you simplify #20-{4(3+2)}#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 19, 2015

Using the BODMAS method/rule.

Answer is 0.

#### Explanation:

Brackets Of Division Multiplication Addition Subtraction

Since there is no Division inside the brackets, move to Multiplication.

Here the brackets rule follows;

() first

{} second

[] third

So inside the ( ) There is 3+2=5

Next, 4(5)=20

And then 20-{20}=0